FUCOIDS

fucoid

[fyoo-koid]
adjective
1.
resembling or related to seaweeds of the genus Fucus.
noun
2.
a fucoid seaweed.

Origin:
1830–40; fuc(us) + -oid

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fucoid (ˈfjuːkɔɪd)
 
adj
1.  of, relating to, or resembling seaweeds of the genus Fucus
 
n
2.  any seaweed of the genus Fucus

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